Former InStyle editor embarks on The Adventurine
After 19 years as the contributing editor of fine jewelry and watches at InStyle magazine, Marion Fasel is venturing out on her own with an online magazine and consulting company, joined by longtime colleague Lisa Jordon Helms.
Scott Kay Inc. names new president
Michael Benavente, the former managing director of Gucci watches and jewelry in the Americas, will take the helm at the brand.
What you might have missed
Pandora cutting 105 retailers and Blue Nile’s plans for a “webroom concept experience” at a New York mall were the top stories on National Jeweler last week.
Invest in your best people
Columnist Peter Smith writes that jewelers should spend time and energy on their top performers and not neglect them in favor of helping weaker players improve.